Written on the Body: The Tattoo in European and American History
by Jane Caplan
Publisher's Description
Written on the Body surveys the history of the tattoo in Europe and North America from Antiquity to the present day. While the subject of tattooing has been approached from the viewpoints of anthropology, sociology, and cultural studies, this is the first book to set the practice into a historical perspective.
ISBN: 9780691057231
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Paperback : 304 pages
Language: English
Dimensions: 6.1 x 9.2 x 0.8 inches
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